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The Tuskegee Airmen: 5 Fascinating Facts: 1. The Tuskegee airmen once shot down three German jets in a single day. 2. Thurgood Marshall, the future Supreme Court justice, got his start defending Tuskegee bomber trainees. 3. The Airmen might have never gotten off the ground without Eleanor Roosevelt’s help. 4. A former Tuskegee airman almost shot the late Libyan leader Muammar el-Qaddafi in a showdown outside of Tripoli in 1970. 5. Three Tuskegee airmen went on to become generals.

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An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.

The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

March 19, 1941 – The Tuskegee Airmen, the first all-African American unit of the United States Army Air Corps, was activated. I have met some of the surviving crew of the Tuskegee Airmen and have shook their hands/thanked them. It was amazing.